BOY ANONYMOUS

Paris Texas - BOY ANONYMOUS
Critic Score
Based on 7 reviews
User Score
Based on 250 ratings
2021 Ratings: #626
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
DIY
This is hipster-hop with impeccable flair, the two members riffing off each other with the sort of twin-brained camaraderie that only true friendship can yield.
80
Dork
There’s truly a smattering of everything, and Paris Texas pull it all off with an effortless style. Hype never lies.
80
Beats Per Minute

Boy Anonymous is a stellar debut, refreshingly difficult to categorize, an uninhibited and audaciously revisionist project.

80
Gigwise

The project has an electrifying cohesion that makes the eight tracks addicting to dissect. BOY ANONYMOUS radiates playful creativity and oozes a honeyed venom that keeps you hooked.

78
Paste
Like shadows looming large on a wall, the music is amplified by its mystery—the duo’s stylistic versatility makes them seem capable of almost anything.
70
Loud and Quiet
Their sound comes with the accessibility and charm of a bedroom recording project but arrives packaged with the scope and ability of something with much larger potential.
70
FLOOD Magazine
Whether or not this is just a rock phase they’ll evolve out of, it feels like Paris Texas’ style is unique enough that it’s worth keeping an eye on.
zachthesnack
68

OK BUT THESE GUYS ARE LITERALLY DRIPPING WITH POTENTIAL!!

Much in the vein of their contemporaries such as BROCKHAMPTON, JPEGMAFIA, Injury Reserve and Jean Dawson. Paris Texas have emerged as a duo to be reckoned with within the experimental hip hop scene. Their knack for writing catchy hooks and fitting them in with unique production styles really stands out and though this project isn’t without its flaws, it’s a really phenomenal start for the two!

These guys seemingly came out ... read more

CrazyCrusher
75

Paris Texas is a LA duo that emerged into the scene earlier this year with their unique style and interesting singles, I was originally introduced to Paris Texas through the Youtube recommended tab with their song HEAVY METAL, which automatically got me hooked to their music. A song with a hard beat, strange, enticing vocals, and harrowing lyrics with it reminding me a lot of earlier BROCKHAMPTON. "BOY ANONYMOUS" is a pretty short debut EP with a few rock riffs and lots of ... read more

gopxity
73

This is a promising debut from this new hip hop group and I think this leaves them with a lot to build off of to take their next record to the next level. I enjoy their incorporation of alt rock in their music and I think it really brings the energy up in their music. I'll definitely be looking out for more Paris Texas in the future.

Favorite tracks: CASINO, PACK 4 DA LOW, SITUATIONS, HEAVY METAL, FORCE OF HABIT
Least favorite: BETTER DAYS

jaketyler
40

Nice production... that's it to be honest. Not much of a standout release per say, just a group of mid/bad songs that make for a pretty fucking tedious listen.

83

Really enjoy this type of sound from anyone.

bitchwhatmusic
89

THIS SHIT IS FUCKING AWESOME HOW IS THIS A 68

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Added on: April 14, 2021